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Unions, guilds react to CRTC licensing decision

The CMPA, DGC and other associations have come out in opposition to the decision to set PNI at 5% of revenues.

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In Brief: Odd Squad scores five Emmys

CMPA has promoted Liz Shorten to an SVP role and the Canadian Cinema Editors will honour Mairin Wilkinson.

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CMPA strikes deal with Alberta labour union

After two years of negotiations, the producers’ association has signed an agreement designed to bring stability and appeal to foreign productions.

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What to keep in mind when choosing the next CRTC chair

Industry groups are calling for gender balance, greater visible minority presence and a stronger background in media production for upcoming appointments.

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Nine in 10 women in film, TV report gender-specific career hurdles

Taking lessons from global success stories, a CMPA study offers six steps to help fix the imbalance.

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CMF, Google partner on Cancon initiative

A new YouTube channel, managed by BBTV, will host classic Canadian film and TV series from as early as 1995.

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Photo gallery: CMPA year-end party

Check out who made it to the association’s holiday gathering to toast 2016.

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CMPA takes aim at ‘producer of record’ deals: CRTC hearings

The commission also heard from CAFDE about how recent consolidation has affected the distribution outlets for features, and from DOC about how Super Channel’s legal woes impact doc makers.

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CMPA submits Cancon consultation report

The association called for an independent review of the CBC, more power for producers in protecting their IP and less paperwork.

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CMPA appoints new chief legal officer

New hire Erin Finlay (pictured) is replacing Marla Boltman, who departed the organization earlier this year.

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CMPA ups Warren Ross to VP, national industrial relations

Reporting to president and CEO Reynolds Mastin, Ross (pictured) will lead industrial labour negotiations on behalf of independent producers.

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Opinion: Digging deeper than the CIPF points controversy

CMPA president and CEO Reynolds Mastin on the CRTC’s “visionary” broadcast trigger change.